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Facials-Frequently asked questions

What kind of Facial should I get? If breaking out, we recommend starting with the Oxy boost.  It begins a consultation and analysis of the skin.  The Esthetician  educates the client about his or her skin and applies an  enzyme deep exfoliating peel to remove dead skin, soften impactions in the pores to prepare for […]

Ingrown hair and bumpy skin

Both men and women suffer from ingrown hairs. Men commonly get ingrown hairs on their beard areas while women get them after waxing or shaving their legs, bikini lines, underarms. Ingrown hairs can form when the hair has been cut or otherwise removed below the surface.  As the hairs grow, they curl over within the […]

Toxins in your skin

Skin DetoxToxins in your Skin? The skin is the largest elimination source of the body. The skin gets exposed to toxins by pollution, sun also by what we eat and breath. As a result, the skin looks dull, sluggish and probably has developed acne, wrinkles, allergies, eczemas and other skin problems.  How does this happen? […]

What is Acne?

What is Acne? (This is a general definition) Whether it is mild, moderate or severe, it still falls in the acne category. Your skin is constantly producing new cells and oils. This oil becomes sticky and adheres to dead skin, which can clog your pores and cause white heads, black heads and flare ups. Many […]

Men Skin Care

Men Skin Along with aging, skin can also experiences dryness, oily skin, blackheads, ingrown hairs and irritated red spots from shaving. Lifestyle contributes in a large part to the skin’s health. It is essential to have a healthy diet with vitamin supplementation to assist the body to keep skin healthy and younger looking. Some foods do not provide […]

What is Aging Skin?

What is Aging Skin? The skin ages as a natural process that begins with the core of cell damage or deterioration. This occurs on a daily basis as the skin is exposed to many factors in our everyday life. Most of the skin’s damage has occurred before age 18 but often doesn’t show up until […]

What is Sensitive Skin?

What is Sensitive Skin? Rosacea is a chronic skin disorder of excess blood characterized by congested capillaries and permanent capillary widening or dilation. Rosacea may appear as persistent redness, bumps, pimples, tiny spider-like veins and sometimes excess tissue build up. The most commonly affected areas are located on cheeks, nose, chin, or forehead. It is […]

What is Hyperpigmentation?

Hyperpigmentation Hyperpigmentation refers to discoloration caused by deposits of melanin that appear as stubborn brown spots. Often when skin is exposed to harsh components such as sun and birth control pills, the normal production of melanin becomes impaired resulting in an over abundance of pigment in certain areas of the face. This is a tough […]

What is a chemical Peel?

What is a chemical Peel? Chemical peels are accelerated forms of exfoliation. They range from gentle peels, which dissolve some the superficial dead skin cells, to stronger, therapeutic peels that achieve deep exfoliation and more dramatic results. Chemical peels stimulate healthier skin growth, reduce the signs of aging, and smooth the texture of the skin. Personalized […]